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Mark Zuckerberg standing on the Great Wall of China in March 2016.

It looks like Facebook is giving up on its years-long effort to bring its social network to China

Facebook has been working to expand business in China, but Mark Zuckerberg's new note on privacy suggests that Facebook won't build data centers there
Alphabet CEO Larry Page

An Alphabet spinout announced its first new cybersecurity product, and competitor Splunk’s stock fell 5%

Splunk's stock dropped 5% after Alphabet's Chronicle, originally spun out of Google's X team, launched a new cybersecurity product called Backstory.
Turning on two-factor authentication in "Fortnite" will net you rewards.

Securing your ‘Fortnite’ account will net you free rewards — here’s what you get for turning on two-factor authentication

Turning on two-factor authentication in "Fortnite" unlocks a free emote for "Battle Royale" and even more freebies for "Save the World."
Illumio CFO Anup Singh

Cybersecurity startup Illumio just raised $65 million and hired its first CFO, as it pushes a new kind of cloud security tech

Illumio's funding will go towards building a more durable business, and maybe pave the way to IPO.

Millions of files from the Oklahoma government, including details of FBI investigations, were left exposed in a massive data breach

The millions of files contained information from FBI case files dating back to 2012, including interviews and witness statements.

Nearly 773 million email accounts have been exposed in a massive data breach. Here’s how to check if you were affected.

It's a massive data dump called "Collection #1," and it contains cracked passwords.

The record-breaking government shutdown is putting the US at risk of a major cyberattack

The government shutdown has left workers furloughed from the US's cybersecurity agencies. Experts are worried about the country's defenses.
Brad Brooks, CEO of OneLogin

Access management startup OneLogin closed $100 million, and it’s taking on Microsoft and Okta

Unified access management startup OneLogin has raised over $170 million in total. Here's how it plans to take on Microsoft and Okta.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took a lot of heat this year

The 21 scariest data breaches of 2018

Millions of people had their personal information compromised this year in data breaches. See which companies were hit the hardest.
Tim Berners-Lee, the creator of the World Wide Web, was part of the World Economic Forum committee that put together a report on the global digital transformation.

Half of the world is now officially online, but several thorny new problems now threaten the digital economy

More than half the world thinks the drawbacks of the digital economy outweigh its benefits.